This page is similar in name or subject to other pages.

See also Donald for a complete list of references to clarify differences between these closely named or closely related articles.

Donald Sutherland
Donald Sutherland
Vital statistics
Name Donald Sutherland
Aliases Donald McNichol Sutherland
Place of birth Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
Gender Male
Date of birth July 17th, 1935
Date of death N/A
First appearance Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)

Donald Sutherland is an Canadian actor who was born on July 17th, 1935 in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada. A prolific actor with over one-hundred and fifty screen appearances to his credit, some of Sutherland's more notable movie roles included offbeat warriors in such war movies as The Dirty Dozen, in 1967, and M*A*S*H and Kelly's Heroes in 1970, and Invasion of the Body Snatchers in 1978. His first feature film was playing an uncredited bit role in the 1963 drama The World Ten Times Over.

Body of work Edit

Invasion of the Body Snatchers 1978 Matthew Bennell
Threshold 1981 Doctor Vrain
The Lifeforce Experiment 1994 Doctor "Mac" MacLean
The Puppet Masters 1994 Andrew Nivens
Virus 1999 Captain Everton
Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within 2001 Doctor Sid
Frankenstein 2004 Captain Walton
Astro Boy 2009 President Stone

Notes & Trivia Edit

  • Insisted on performing most of his own stunts for Invasion of the Body Snatchers. His scenes at the pod factory were filmed without harnesses or nets. In the shot of a fireball erupting from the factory, Sutherland barely missed it. However, an extra missed his cue and was seriously injured from the explosion. [1]
  • During filming of Invasion of the Body Snatchers, Sutherland was hit by a Volkswagen beetle while filming a shot of Matthew and Elizabeth running. He fell onto the windshield and was able to see the driver saying "Oh, my God! Not you!" [2]

External Links Edit

References Edit

Wikipedia logo
This page uses Creative Commons Licensed content from Wikipedia (view authors).
Editors are encouraged to rework the prose sections of articles to make them unique to this database so that they are not a direct mirror of material copied from Wikipedia. Otherwise... what's the point, eh?
Final Fantasy logo
Final Fantasy Actor or Crew member
This article relates to actors or production crew members pertaining to the Final Fantasy franchise. This template will categorize articles that include it into the Final Fantasy crew members category.

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.